Welcome to the Impeachment Belt
Out with the “bible belt ” and in with “the impeachment belt.” The Washington Post takes us on a tour:
To drive through the mill towns and curling country roads here is to journey into New England’s impeachment belt. Three of this state’s 10 House members have called for the investigation and possible impeachment of President Bush.
Thirty miles north, residents in four Vermont villages voted earlier this month at annual town meetings to buy more rock salt, approve school budgets, and impeach the president for lying about Iraq having weapons of mass destruction and for sanctioning torture.
Today Republicans win national elections due to the strength of the solid south. Tomorrow Republicans may find themselves limited to electoral votes in the south as the rest of the country rebells agaisnt Republican big government theocracy.